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'Fragments & Miracles': Château de Chillon Competition Entry / Lapo Ruffi, Vanessa Giandonati

01:00 - 26 May, 2013
'Fragments & Miracles': Château de Chillon Competition Entry / Lapo Ruffi, Vanessa Giandonati, Courtesy of Lapo Ruffi, Vanessa Giandonati
Courtesy of Lapo Ruffi, Vanessa Giandonati

Designed by Lapo Ruffi and Vanessa Giandonati, their ‘Fragments & Miracles’ project proposes the construction of an architectural landscape on old foundations, a simultaneous source of wonder and contemplation. The project is related to the context of the landscape’s coastline because of its differentiated permeability and its connection with the environment's point of strength. Walks, south and north, are connected to the Old Street of Italy which, abandoning its original mission, becomes a witness of Veytaux Villeneuve pedestrian link. More images and architects’ description after the break.